A Short History of ‘Dark’ Indian Cinema

In India they don’t make too many ‘dark’ movies. Well, you could argue that the likes of Govind Nihalni, Shyam Benegal and Mani Kaul did realistic (and hence dark) cinema. But I am not quite well-versed with their body of work. The indian cinema - or more precisely the Bombay film industry - I usually …

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Misguided Anger of the ‘Modern Woman’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SDYFqQZEdRA The above video indeed makes leches look like morons which they pretty much are. However much I like the message and the point which has been made emphatically and aptly, I can’t help but imagine a slightly different scenario, at least in three of the four situations depicted in the video: Scene 1: Girl …

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